Local Programs (KCPW) Archive

2/21/14: Google Fiber, megahotel, Medicaid

Google announces it’s looking at the possibility of installing a fiber network in Salt Lake City. The proposed Salt Lake City convention center hotel clears

Salt Lake County Mayor Ben McAdams on the Prospects for a Convention Center Hotel

On today’s show we’re joined by Salt Lake County Mayor Ben McAdams. We’ll hear about his support at the state legislature for

Episode 19: February 20th

Medicaid expansion arguments, Google Fiber potentially coming to SLC and Lockhart’s digital education bill.     Podcast: Play in new window |

Panel on Racial Profiling in Utah

The Hinckley Institute Radio Hour (Air date: Feb. 19, 2014) – This program features a panel discussion on the problem of racial

2/14/14: Behind the Headlines: Gas taxes, Kragthorpe live from Sochi

State lawmakers consider a $750 million boost for school tech, a utility fee for clean air, a gas tax hike, a speed limit boost

Rep. Brian King on Giving Employers Incentives to Hire Homeless People

Today we’ll hear from Rep. Brian King (D – Salt Lake City) about an innovative bill he is sponsoring at the state

Episode 18: February 13th

A consensus on moving the prison, the Pre-K bill, and a blockade formed by LGBT protesters…   Podcast: Play in new window

Jason Perry, U of U VP for Gov Relations

The Hinckley Institute Radio Hour (Air date: Feb. 12, 2014) – Jason Perry, Vice President for Government Relations for the University of

2/7/14: Prison move and a deadly 911 call

House Speaker Becky Lockhart endorses a plan to build a new, massive convention center hotel. Two senators say the state’s outside counsel in the

John Dahlstrom of Wasatch Commercial on Attracting Businesses and Residents Downtown

Today on Downtown SLC we’ll speak with John Dahlstrom, Executive Vice President of Wasatch Commercial. The company owns many of the largest